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Emergency Medicine Coder in Alcoa, TN at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 1/10/2022

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Alcoa, TN
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Join a team of dynamic, results oriented professionals!

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Named among “Great Places to Work" by Becker’s Hospital Review

  • Career Growth Opportunities
  • Convenience market on site
  • Benefit Eligibility (Medical/Dental/Vision/Life) the first of the month following 30 days of employment
  • 401K program (Discretionary matching funds available)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Referral Program
  • Dental plans & Vision plans
  • GENEROUS Personal time off
  • Eight Paid Holidays per year
  • Quarterly incentive plans
  • Business casual dress code
  • Free Parking
  • Free coffee daily
  • Employee of the month awards with monetary gift and parking space
  • Training Programs
  • Fitness Center with personal trainer on site
  • Awesome Facility with terrific amenities
  • Wellness programs
  • Flexible work schedule


This position is responsible for assigning CPT-4 procedure codes to patient records from client hospital Emergency Departments.  This job entails scanning for accuracy and completeness of records.


  • Assign appropriate EM level and procedure codes using the CPT-4 manual and criteria established by Alcoa Billing Operation Center.
  • Review and code a minimum of 24 – 45 charts per hour depending on assignments.
  • Report coding problems or irregularities to Medical Coding Manager.
  • Exercises knowledge of medical terminology and physiological systems.
  • Attend company meetings, weekly meetings, and workshops/seminars as scheduled.
  • Read all memos, bulletins, updates, and educational material supplied and be responsible for the content.
  • Performance of other non-essential duties that may be requested by the Manager or Director.


Job Requirements


  • Requires previous knowledge of medical terminology and prefer six months experience in medical coding.


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